amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

amfAR plays a vital role in AIDS research, identifying critical gaps in our knowledge of HIV and AIDS, and supporting groundbreaking studies that often lack the preliminary data required by more traditional funders.

Update on HIV Drugs and COVID-19

Update on HIV Drugs and COVID-19

HIV drugs reported to have no effect against advanced COVID-19

New Grants Address Critical Research Questions

New amfAR Grants Advance Cure Research

Awards will support ‘Trojan horse’ approach to curing HIV and effort to unlock the secrets of post-treatment control.

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Transplant Patients Show No Signs of HIV

amfAR’s ICISTEM researchers have been unable to find HIV in a pair of stem cell transplant patients who are off ART.


New Grants for Bioengineering Projects

amfAR awards $1.6 million to advance cure-focused research studies using nanotechnology and protein “fingerprinting.”


Stem Cell Transplants and Curing HIV

There are some things about curing HIV that you can only learn from people who have been cured.

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amfAR Advances Gene Therapy Cure Study

New grant supports ambitious three-pronged attack on the HIV reservoir.


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